QCF Level 3 Diploma in Massage
Level 3 Diploma in Massage - due to slow booking of this course we have decided to run the Level 3 Sports Massage instead in 2017. This offers a different set of units, but will qualify you to work as a standard massage therapist with the extra skills included on the Level 3 Sports Massage If you especially require the Body Massage qualification - please get in touch with us.
This Level 3 Diploma in Massage offers a very well rounded qualification in all the holistic massage techniques you will need
to become one of the very best therapists of this modality. We have one the countries major experts to teach this qualification and so you can be assured of a quality training.
We only take a maximum of 8 students on this course, so you will be assured of individual attention.
The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the knowledge
and skills to carry out body massage treatments and to operate
as a professional practitioner
The skills developed by the learner include communication
skills, organisation skills, the ability to work unsupervised, how
to adapt techniques according to the situation, the ability to plan
and promote services and advise on aftercare
The knowledge acquired by the learner will enable them to
understand how the related body systems work, the effect body
massage treatments can have on each of these systems and
the theory behind each of the techniques performed.
Prequisites for the this course are:
Recognised qualification in Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology
Core Units Principles and Practice of Complementary Therapies and Business Practice for Complementary Therapists
The above units can be completed concurrently with your massage studies
The course will include the following aspects:
Health and Safety
The treatment room and environmental conditions
Treatment specifics - contraindications, mediums used and why, conditions treated, body types and common postural faults
Detailed study of the skeletal and muscular systems
History of Massage
Classical massage movements and possible physiological and psychological effects
Adapatation to the individual according to such things as age, disability, gender, cultural and presenting conditions.
Principles and Practice for Complementary Therapy
Business Practice for Complementary Therapist
Tutor Gareth Davies
Gareth is a fully qualified sports massage therapist and lecturer in Complementary Therapies. He has trained and taught at the London School of Sports Massage as well as Lowestoft College and Coleg Sir Gar. Gareth is without doubt one of the best Massage and Anatomy and Physiology tutors this country has.
His courses and workshops utilise 20 years of practical experience and ensure that you learn in a fun environment and get all your questions answered
Course Dates 2017
Provide Massage, Principles and Practice and Business Modules:
Dates for these modules have not been decided - please contact us for more information
Anatomy and Physiology Module
Full Course Fees:
£1,400 Deposit £400
If you already have an approved Anatomy and Physiology qualification the course fee is :
£1,000 Deposit £300
If you have already done the Reflexology and /or Aromatherapy Courses with us and now wish to add the Massage Diploma the fee is £800 - deposit £200
Cheques payable to C Hodgson -
Bank Transfer - please enquire for details
Additional costs: Unit Qualificition Fee to VTCT : £100.00 - full course of 4 units (correct at time of publishing) and payable at the start of the course.
Couch, Towels, Treatment Mediums
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